Knowledge Base: Resources, Communication, and Messaging during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve and is having a direct and significant impact on the tourism industry in Kelowna and around the world. Our plan is to help preserve our local visitor economy during these unprecedented times. When it is safe to do so, we will make an additional push to help local businesses recover, and will then develop our ongoing planning to promote our destination…

2020 Visitors' Guides Now Available

The Kelowna and area Official 2020 Visitors’ Guide has arrived! This year's guide is colourful and jam-packed with new photography, new businesses, and the Kelowna & Area map, making trip planning and itinerary building easier than ever…

Summer Hotel Occupancy Numbers Rebound

Hotel occupancy numbers show that Kelowna experienced a strong summer season this year. June, July, and August had an average occupancy of 85.3%, which is 5.7 pp (percentage points) over the same period last year, with August surpassing the 90% occupancy mark…

Stakeholder Toolkit now available

A new Stakeholder Toolkit is now available on the Tourism Kelowna Website. Located under the Industry section of the newly redesigned site, the toolkit includes a selection of articles, documents, and resources aimed at helping our stakeholders make the most of Tourism Kelowna's programs. The…